|5 Ryan Hale
2009 - SENIOR SEASON
Rushed once on a fake punt, giving Tech a first down after a five-yard gain against Kansas.
2008 - JUNIOR SEASON
Was a late game replacement at running back and spent significant time on the special teams unit ... caught one pass for four yards and a touchdown (first of his career) at Kansas State.
2007 - SOPHOMORE SEASON
Moved to blocking back for the Gator Bowl from his normal linebacking position ... move could be permanent to bolster protection in the backfield ... had seven tackles on the season, including a game high of two against Colorado ... forced a fumble in the opener against SMU.
2006 - REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON
Appeared in three games as a redshirt freshman in 2006, making a tackle and also recovering a fumble in the fourth quarter against Baylor.
2005 - FRESHMAN SEASON
LEE HIGH SCHOOL
Lee High School in Baytown, Texas ... Top 300 overall prospect nationally (Max Emfinger Recruiting) ... Three-Star recruit (Rivals.com) ... No. 30 inside linebacker prospect nationally (Rivals.com) ... Houston Chronicle State Top 100 ... posted 116 tackles and a sack as a senior ... 208 tackles over last two seasons ... all-District 22-5A second team honors following junior season after registering 95 tackles and four sacks ... also recovered three fumbles and returned one for a touchdown ... also recruited by Arizona, Arizona State, Houston, Iowa, Kansas State, TCU and Texas A&M ... High School Coach: Dick Olin.
Ryan Hale ... born December 16, 1986, in Baytown, Texas ... son of Cynthia and Bryan Hale ... has two younger sisters, Katie and Taylor ... majoring in business management.